Kildare players in good hands under Welch

IN the modern GAA world, the strength and conditioning coach is more important than ever and Kildare are lucky enough to have one of the best in the business. In his day job, Neil Welch is Head of Rebab at...

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Divided loyalties in McConnon household

THERE is a very clear division in the McConnon house in Palatine, Carlow this week in the lead up to Sunday’s Leinster Championship game. As you would expect, Peter is leading the Kildare side of the household. He made his...

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Intermediate and Junior Football Championships start this weekend

IT might be clichéd to say that the newly named Pittman Traffic & Safety Intermediate Football Championship is one of...

Friday, 04/05/18 - 1:07pm Read More

Kildare Senior Football Championship gets underway

THE new format means there is not as much significance on the opening round of the Championship but that won’t...

Friday, 04/05/18 - 12:47pm Read More

Kildare youngsters ready for new campaign

THE Kildare Minor Footballers begin their Leinster Championship campaign on Bank Holiday Monday 7 May when they entertain Wexford in...

Friday, 04/05/18 - 12:16pm Read More

Confey enjoying life under new manager

AFTER reaching the quarter-finals in 2013 and 2015 and then finally making the breakthrough to the semi-finals for the first...

Friday, 04/05/18 - 11:01am Read More

Teamwork the key for Johnstownbridge this year

JOHNSTOWNBRIDGE might have reached their first senior semi-final in almost 20 years last year but they didn’t spend their winter...

Friday, 04/05/18 - 11:04am Read More

Momentous Occasion for Punchestown as New Hunt Stand Unveiled

IT was an historic occasion for Punchestown racecourse as the new €4 million Hunt Stand is officially unveiled to coincide...

Wednesday, 25/04/18 - 12:07pm Read More

MOVE, TRAIN, NOURISH – a book to help you become a healthier you

HUSBAND and wife team Dominic Munnelly and Graine Park have team up to write a book detailing their integrated approach...

Friday, 06/04/18 - 4:08pm Read More

HOGAN ONE WIN AWAY FROM WORLD TITLE SHOT

KILCULLEN’S Dennis Hogan knows he is just win away from his dream of fighting for a world title when he...

Friday, 06/04/18 - 2:03pm Read More

GALWAY GAME MEANS NOTHING AND EVERYTHING ALL AT ONCE

A lot can happen in the space of 51 weeks. Going into the final game of Division 2 last year,...

Thursday, 22/03/18 - 5:57pm Read More

Joyce keen for Naas players to make the most of one shot at All-Ireland glory

TWO weeks have come and passed since the Leinster A Schools Football Final and its only now beginning to sink...

Thursday, 22/03/18 - 3:58pm Read More

OMENS NOT GOOD FOR KILDARE AHEAD OF TRIP TO TRALEE

WITH five losses so far in this year’s Allianz Football League Division 1, Kildare’s trip to Tralee to take on...

Friday, 16/03/18 - 5:33pm Read More

NAAS CBS READY TO FLY KILDARE FLAG IN LEINSTER ‘A’ FINAL

NAAS CBS create a little bit of history when they take on Marist, Athlone in the Top Oil Bro. Bosco...

Friday, 09/03/18 - 3:49pm Read More

Last Year’s Hero Our Duke Heads Weights for 2018 BoyleSports Irish Grand National

Last year’s Easter Monday hero Our Duke heads the weights and the 97 entries for the 2018 BoyleSports Irish Grand...

Wednesday, 21/02/18 - 1:59pm Read More

Donovan living the dream as the Lilywhite Lightning bandwagon rolls on to Waterford

FOR Eric Donovan, the ultimate dream is still to become a European champion but on Saturday night he will fulfil...

Friday, 16/02/18 - 1:23pm Read More

Kitman Doyle close to fulfilling his dream with Moorefield

HE shares his name with one of Kildare GAA’s all-time greats but around Moorefield there is only one Johnny Doyle....

Friday, 16/02/18 - 1:06pm Read More

Glavin keen to ensure that Moorefield grasp the opportunity in front of them

MOOREFIELD manager Ross Glavin was a pivotal player for the team the last time they took to the field for...

Friday, 16/02/18 - 12:49pm Read More

Flynn to miss league campaign

KILDARE’S worst fears regarding the injury picked up by Neil Flynn last Saturday evening in Croke Park have been realised...

Friday, 02/02/18 - 10:10am Read More

Naas CBS lift South Leinster title

NAAS 3-9 GOOD COUNSEL 0-8 NAAS won the South Leinster Junior ‘A’ football final in Éire Óg, Carlow today but...

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